Fire Chief » Wellness Every Department | Every Leader Sun, 25 Jan 2015 09:25:48 +0000 en-US hourly 1 LG Electronics unveils Lifeband Touch, Heart Rate Earphones Tue, 24 Jun 2014 23:46:49 +0000
The Lifeband Touch is a slim activity tracker that's compatible with certain heart rate monitors and smart phones to keep track of daily activities.
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Study: How to cut firefighter heart attacks Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:26:27 +0000
A Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine study shows prevention is critical reducing firefighter cardiac events.
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Black Forest fire chief claims PTSD, takes medical leave Thu, 05 Jun 2014 16:05:44 +0000
Residents told reporters at the fire board meeting that they don't think he will return to the job and that this is his way of leaving gracefully.
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LODD: Batt. Chief, navy veteran dies at D.C. military base Mon, 02 Jun 2014 06:00:00 +0000
Chief John McDonald, 54, began his firefighting career in 1974 as a volunteer firefighter.
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New tool rids ambulances of superbugs Fri, 30 May 2014 15:47:38 +0000
Turbo-UV uses Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation for decontamination of hard surfaces such as those found in an ambulance.
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Ala. Fire chief dies suddenly Thu, 29 May 2014 14:21:45 +0000
The 32-year veteran reportedly died of a massive heart attack.
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LODD: Texas fire chief collapses at fire scene Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:35:48 +0000
Fire Chief Hugh Ferguson, 52, was discovered down by other members of the department as they fought the blaze.
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Idaho fire chief to step down Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:33:59 +0000
Chief Garry DeJong said the resignation is for health reasons.
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LODD: W.Va. fire chief dies of heart attack Mon, 07 Apr 2014 20:20:15 +0000
Chief George Underwood, 64, was on a call working to unblock a culvert when he collapsed and died.
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Why sugar is killing firefighters Mon, 31 Mar 2014 21:26:06 +0000
Given that sugar elevates the risk of cancer and heart attack, no fire department should be sugary food and drinks.
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